WSBA Governance

The Board of Governors is the governing body of the WSBA which determines the general policies of the Bar and approves its budget each year. The Board of Governors consists of the President, President-elect, Immediate Past President, and members elected from each Congressional District and at-large.

Your Congressional District is listed on myWSBA (log in required). You can also enter your home address (or, if you live out of state, your agent of service address) on this Congressional District map. Choose "Congressional," click on "Find My District," and then click on the map next to the symbol marking your address.

Meet the Board of Governors

Meet the President, President-elect, Immediate Past President, the at-large Governors, and your elected representatives.

Board Meeting Information

The Board of Governors meets 7 times per year at locations across the state. Meetings are open to the public, except for executive sessions. Materials are available online before the meeting.

The Board's Work

The Board of Governors is the governing body of the WSBA. The Board moves the Bar forward with an eye toward both its long-standing mission and guiding principles, and its short-term strategic goals.

Notice of Proposed Amendment to Bylaws

The Board of Governors will have a first reading at its November 14, 2014 meeting of a proposed amendment to Bylaws Article IV.E., Representation of the Bar. The proposed amendment clarifies that prior authorization to the Sections and other WSBA entities to speak for the WSBA or the WSBA entity may be granted by previous adoption by the BOG of a specific policy or by specific action of the BOG relating to a specific comment. For more information see Board of Governors Meeting Schedule and Materials.

Elections

Learn how the WSBA's Board of Governors is elected

Board of Governors Meeting Schedule and Materials

Archived Board Meeting Minutes & Agendas

Executive Director

Meet Paula Littlewood, WSBA Executive Director

Bylaws

As of July 25, 2014